We hold regular events

We hold regular events, and our members are regular speakers at conferences and events. Our next event is the NCUP AGM.

For a Report on the Annual HEPI Conference held on 13 June 2019, see under News.

For a report on the 2019 NCUP AGM held on 22nd March please see News.

For the results of the 2018-2019 NCUP Sponsorship Scheme for postgraduate students please see News.


Patron of NCUP

Baroness Pauline Perry Baroness Perry is an educationalist, a Conservative politician and a member of the British House of Lords. She served as one of Her Majesty’s  Inspectors of Schools in England for 17 years, in 1981 attaining the rank of Chief Inspector.  In 1986 she became Vice-Chancellor of South Bank Polytechnic, and serving during[…]

Advance notices

House of Lords Event 7 May 2020

Dear NCUP colleagues,

I am delighted to announce that Professor Dame Madeleine Atkins has agreed to be our speaker at the next NCUP luncheon, to be held on Thursday 21st May, 2020.

Professor Atkins’s background includes reading Law and History as an undergraduate at Cambridge University (Girton College), teaching in a large comprehensive school in Huntingdon, and completing a PhD and post-doctoral research contracts at the University of Nottingham.

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Council Members

The National Council for University Professors is run by a team of experienced professors with many years of experience in the education field. Please look at the full list of council members above.

Professor Emeritus Terence N Davis OBE (President)

Qualifications: MA, MEd, PhD, Hon.DLitt, CPsychol, FSS, FRSA FNCUP (Fellow of the National Conference of University Professors) Education Consultant and Psychometrician Email: president@ncup.org.uk  


Professor Janet Wilson (Vice President)

Professor of English and Postcolonial Studies Director of Research, English and Creative Writing Faculty of Education and Humanities, University of Northampton FNCUP (Fellow of the National Conference of University of Professors) Email:   janet.wilson@northampton.ac.uk Website: Janet’s profile (University of Northampton) Research interests: Janet Wilson’s research interests are in postcolonial and diaspora writing[…]

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Professor Jawed Siddiqi (Past NCUP President)

Professor Jawed Siddiqi, Emeritus Professor of Software Engineering – FNCUP (Fellow of the National Conference of University of Professors) Sheffield Hallam University Qualifications: BSc MSc PhD FBCS CITP FNCUP (Fellow of the National Conference of University of Professors) Research Interests: Human Factors of Software Development, Requirements Engineering, Empirical Evaluation of[…]